Crime

Fatal shooting Sunday evening near downtown Sioux City

Sioux City, December 4, 2023 – A fatal shooting occurred late last night in Sioux City, leaving one man dead. The Sioux City Police Department received a call at 11:58 PM on December 3rd regarding shots fired at 513 9th Street. Upon arrival, officers discovered an adult male with a gunshot wound.


Despite immediate attention from officers and subsequent assistance from Sioux City Fire and Rescue, the victim was pronounced dead at the scene. Evidence of the shooting was found during a thorough examination of the area. Authorities have indicated that the incident appears to be targeted, assuring that there is no immediate threat to the general public.

The Sioux City Police Department continues to investigate the situation. They urge anyone with relevant information to come forward and contact them at 712-279-6440 or use the anonymous tip line at 712-258-TIPS (8477).

At this stage, no further details have been released as the investigation is ongoing. The Sioux City Police Department is committed to providing updates as more information becomes available.